Carlos Padilla

Freelance Creative Writer & Blog Writer

Location:Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
To work in an environment which would allow me to employ my writing, analytical, communication, event-coordination, and organization skills to achieve the goals of the organization.

Education Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
September, 2006 – December, 2011
Major/Degree: B.A. English-Professional Writing

Kutztown University Writing Center. Kutztown, PA
Tutor: September 2011 – November 2011
Help students with all phases of the writing process by adapting to student's needs, situation and learning style.
Contact professors regarding student visits
Log all tutor sessions
Monitor emails
Schedule and prepare presentations regarding writing center services.

M2W, Inc. Philadelphia, PA/Lehigh Valley, PA
Brand Ambassador: June 2011 – Current
Host live marketing events and engage citizens in a respectful but persuasive manner
Spread key information about client products
Fill out reports regarding events

CoolSpeak, LLC. Pottstown, PA
Intern: May 9, 2011 – October 27, 2011
Write press releases, client-facing papers on company programs, etc.
Write, revise and edit internal documents
Contribute to bimonthly newsletter: research, outline
Create promotional message content
Create, expand and maintain social media Presence by monitoring conversations and topics throughout Facebook, Twitter related to the company's brand and place company within those conversations.

The Home Depot, Whitehall, PA
Sales Associate: March, 2007 – 2011
Customer service and shelf maintenance
Assist Department Head with paperwork and specialty projects
Work cash register
Push sales by adapting to customer's needs and expanding product knowledge

Coba Chapter, Lambda Sigma Upsilon Fraternity, Inc. Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
President: September, 2008 – September, 2010
Public Relations Officer: September, 2008 – September, 2010

Microsoft Office, Branding, identity and organizational behavior, interpersonal and mass communication, proficient in editing, creative and technical writing, fluent in Spanish.


Available upon request.
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Blog Writing